Chatham Academy

4 Oglethorpe Professional Blvd,
Savannah, GA, 31406-0314
     Tel: (912)354-4047
Grades: 1 - 12
"Chatham Academy believes that a student’s self-concept, attitude and past experiences affect the daily learning process of that child.
Teaching academic skills, appropriate daily behavior and social skills are an important part of the curriculum.
To teach these skills, daily instruction is on-going and constant.
The constant review of key ideas and skills are built into the curriculum so that the information is transferred from short to long-term memory at each student's individual level.
Chatham Academy has designed the classrooms, teaching techniques and curriculum to allow each child to experience academic and social success.
Students are grouped in classes by age and skill level, which allows the teacher to provide direct instruction throughout the class time rather than strictly independent work.
A variety of modalities and teaching methods are used in order to sustain a high level of attention and to provide for academic success.
Each class is structured so that students have clear expectations and are aware of consequences for inappropriate actions.
Basic class rules are the same throughout the school to provide consistency.
There are slight variations in consequences based on student age and individual needs.
Our goals are to teach each student the academic skills appropriate for their level, to accept responsibility for their actions and their learning, and to advocate responsibly for themselves.
Chatham Academy educates students in grades 1-12 with learning differences.
Through the use of specialized teaching techniques, small classes and consistent expectations we help students achieve at their potential level."

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 1 - 12
Learning Programs Supported LD, ADD/ADHD, Dyslexia
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 24%
State avg.: 22%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki pants/skirts and Izod colored shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $15,350
% on Financial Aid 50%

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Basketball, Cheerleading, Computer, Soccer, Yearbook Art, Basketball, Cheerleading, Computer, Soccer, Yearbook, 

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Grace Ashtin Christian School For Girls (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grace Ashtin Christian School For Girls (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Memorial Day School (1 miles away)
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  • SavannahGrace Ashtin Christian School For Girls
    All-girls  | Alternative School
    102 Oglethorpe Professional Court Suites 8 & 9
    SavannahGA31406
    (912)412-1316
    All-girls  | Alternative School
    0.1 mi | 35 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • SavannahNew Beginnings Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    310 Benfield Dr
    SavannahGA31406
    (912)353-1974
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.6 mi | n/a students | Gr. UG                      
  • SavannahCoastal Harbor Transition Center
    Special Education School
    1150 Cornell Ave.
    SavannahGA31406
    (912)354-3911
    Special Education School
    1 mi | 60 students | Gr. 4-11                      
  • SavannahMemorial Day School
      (Christian)
    6500 Habersham
    SavannahGA31405
    (912)352-4535
      (Christian)
    1 mi | 241 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • SavannahBenedictine Military School
    All-boys  | Military School  (Roman Catholic)
    6502 Seawright Drive
    SavannahGA31406
    (912)644-7000
    All-boys  | Military School  (Roman Catholic)
    1.1 mi | 318 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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